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Conference,Seminar,Symposia & Workshop Organised

  Year 2015-2016  

 

            Name of Conf./Seminar/Symp./Workshop
Name of the Chairman
Sponsored by
Dates
Workshop on Developing Suitable Pedagogical Methods for Various Classes, Intellectual Calibers and Research in e-learning
Amita Sinvhal
MHRD
April 16, 17 2015
Indo-Norwegian Training Programme on Seismic Design of Multi-storey Buildings: IS 1893 vs. Eurocode 8, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi.
Y. Singh (Coordinator)
NORSAR, Norway and BMTPC New Delhi
 
 
May 27-29, 2015
GIS Concept and Application
J.Das
(Coordinator)
CEC, IIT Roorkee
June 22 to June 27, 2015
2-Day National Workshop on Assessment & Mitigation of Liquefaction Hazards for Seismic Microzonation’
 
 
AIMIL
Nov. 27-28, 2015
Geoinformatics in Earthquake Studies
J.Das
(Coordinator)
QIP center, IIT Roorkee
Nov. 28, 2015
Indo-Norwegian Training Programme on Nonlinear Modelling Analysis and Performance based Design of Multistorey Buildings, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi.
Y. Singh
(Coordinator)
NORSAR, Norway and BMTPC New Delhi
Dec. 3-5, 2015

 

  Year 2014-2015  

 

            Name of Conf./Seminar/Symp./Workshop
Name of the Chairman
Sponsored by
Dates
15 Symposium on Earthquake Engineering
Dr. M.L. Sharma
Science and Engineering Research Board, NTPC Ltd, Atomic Energy Regulatory Board, and NHPC Ltd.,
11-13, Dec, 2014
1 Day workshop on ‘Challenges in Seismic Site Characterization and Solutions through Recent Developments’
Dr. Ravi Sankar Jakka
&
Dr. S. Mukerjee
QIP Centre, IITR
10th December, 2014

 

  Year 2012-2013
 

 

Name of Conf/ Seminar/Symp/ Workshop
Org. Secretary
Sponsored by
Dates
ISET, Golden Jubilee Symposium
M. Shrikhande
ISET & DEQ CSIR, NDMA
Oct. 20-21, 2012
Seismic Retrofitting of School Buildings
M. Shrikhande, Pankaj Agrawal, M. L. Sharma
NDMA New Delhi
Feb. 11 to March 1,  2013 (Batch Ist)
Seismic Retrofitting of School Buildings
M. Shrikhande, Pankaj Agrawal, M. L. Sharma
NDMA New Delhi
March 11 to March 29, 2013 (Batch IInd)
SAARC Training Programme on "Techniques of Earthquake Resistant Structures for Engineers and Architects"
Y. Singh
SAARC Disaster Management Centre, New Delhi
June 18-29, 2012

 

  Year 2011-2012
 

 

Name of Conf/Seminar /Symp/ Workshop
Org. Secretary
Sponsored by
Dates
Workshop on Sikkim earthquake
Dr. H.R. Wason,
Head of the Dept.
Dept. of Earthquake Engineering
Nov 29, 2011
Jai Krishna Birth Centenary Celebrations
Dr. H.R. Wason
Head of the Dept.  & President, ISET
Dept. of Earthquake Engineering
Feb 14, 2011

 

  Year 2002-2006
 

 

Name of Conf/Seminar /Symp/ Workshop
Org. Secretary
Sponsored by
Dates
M.L. Sharma
13th Symposium on Earthquake Engineering, 13SEE-06
DEQ, IIT Roorkee and ISET
Dec.18-20, 2006
Hemant Vinayak
Workshop on Earthquake Engineering for Teachers
NPEEE, DEQ, IIT Roorkee
July 18/19, 2006
M.L. Sharma
Workshop on “Seismic Hazard and Risk Assessment”
Indo-Norwegian Inst. Cooperation and DST,  New Delhi
March 18-19, 2006
H.R. Wason and
 Daya Shanker
Symposium on Seismic Hazard Analysis and Microzonation
ISET,  DST, New Delhi & NPEEE
Sept. 23-24, 2005
Pankaj Agarwal
DEIW Workshop on Earthquake Resistant Design of Structures
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March 20-21, 2005
D.K. Paul &
Yogendra Singh
Seismic Codes Applicable to Structures
ALSTOM Projects India Ltd., New Delhi
Jan. 30-31, 2004
Ashok Kumar and
M.L. Sharma
12th Symposium on Earthquake Engineering
AICTE, DST, INSA, etc
December 16-18, 2002

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Sponsored Courses Organised

Year 2014-2015

Name of Coordinator
Name of Course
Source of funding
Nos. of Participants
Dates
M.L. Sharma
Estimation of site specific seismic design parameters
NHPC
15
Oct. 16-18, 2014;
M.L. Sharma
Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering
NHPC
15
Nov.26-28,2014
M.L. Sharma
Earthquake Resistant Structural Design/Drawings
NHPC
20
Dec 01-06
B.K. Maheshwari and D.K. Paul
Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering
QIP Centre, AICTE, GoI
18
June 2-6, 2014
Yogendra Singh
Indo-Norwegian Training Programme on Seismic Design of Multi-storey Buildings: IS 1893 vs. Eurovcode 8
BMTPC and NORSAR Norway
93
May 26 - 28, 2014
Yogendra Singh
Indo-Norwegian Training Programme on Seismic Design of Multi-storey Buildings: IS 1893 vs. Eurocode 8
BMTPC and NORSAR Norway
100
October 13-15, 2014
Yogendra Singh
Indo-Norwegian Training Programme on Nonlinear Modelling and Seismic Response Evaluation of Structures
BMTPC and NORSAR Norway
69
December 14-16, 2014

 

 

Year 2013-2014

Name of Coordinator
Name of Course
Source of funding
Nos. of Participants
Dates
Y. Singh
Seismic Retrofitting of School Buildings
NDMA
43
Mar 11-29, 2013

 

Coordinator
Name of the Courses
Dates
DR. Y.Singh and
Dr.D.K. Paul
Training on Earthquake Engineering for Polytechnic Teachers
May 22-27, 2006
Dr.D.K. Paul and
Dr. B.K. Maheshwari
NPEEE short term course on Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering
May 29-June3, 2006
Dr.D.K. Paul and
Dr. Y.Singh
Training on Earthquake Risk Management sponsored by MHA
June 1-July 15, 2006
Dr. D.K. Paul and
Dr. Y.Singh
Training on Earthquake Resistant Design of Buildings
July 24-29, 2006
Dr. D.K. paul
Workshop on Earthquake Engineering for Teachers NPEEE, DEQ, IIT Roorkee
July 18/19, 2006
Dr.D.K. Paul and
Dr. J.K. Prasad
Short term training course “Earthquake Resistant Design and Construction of Buildings” jointly by BMTPC, at New Delhi
 
September 18, 2006
Dr.Y. Singh and
Dr.D.K. Paul
Short Term Course on Performance Based Design and Retrofitting of Buildings Against Earthquakes
Jan. 8-12, 2007
Dr. D.K. Paul and
Dr. Pankaj Agrawal
Short Term Course for NTPC Engineers on Earthquake Resistant Design of Large Dams
March 12-16, 2007
Dr.D.K. Paul and
Dr. Pankaj Agrawal
Short Term Course for CWC Engineers on Earthquake Resistant Design of Large Dams
March 12-24, 2007
Dr.H.R.Wason and Dr. M.L. Sharma
Technical Training Course (MEQ) for NHPC Scientists & Engineers
Nov. 1-6, 2006
Dr. B.K. Maheshwari
AICTE sponsored short term course in  Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering
Dec. 11-15, 2006
Dr. Ashok Kumar
Strong motion instrumentation
August 21-26, 2006

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Extension/Extra Mural Lectures by Eminent Engineers/ Scientists

  Year 2012-2013
 

  • The 33rd ISET Annual Lecture was delivered on “The Journey Towards Seismic Safety in India” by Prof. Sudhir K. Jain, Director, IIT Gandhinagar, Ahmedabad on March 09, 2013 at Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi.
  Year 2011-2012
 

  • Prof. Mahendra Pal Singh, Preston Wade Professor, Virginia Tech., Blacksburg, U.S.A. delivered a lecture on “Civil Infrastructure Health Monitoring: Challenges and Research Trends”, at the Department of Earthquake Engineering, IIT Roorkee, Roorkee on December 19, 2011.
  Year 2006-2007
 

  • Mr. Sushil Gupta, General Manager, RMSI Pvt. Ltd. Noida delivered a lecture on “Building Disaster Risk Models of India”, at the Department of Earthquake Engineering, IIT Roorkee, Roorkee on April 20, 2007.
  • Dr. Suzuki, General Manager, Shimizu Institute of Technology, Japan delivered a lecture on “Research Activities in the Institute of Technology of Shimizu”, at the Department of Earthquake Engineering, IIT Roorkee, Roorkee on July 25, 2006.
  • Dr. Takashi Tazoh, Deputy Manager, Shimizu Institute of Technology, Japan delivered a lecture on “Earthquake Engineering Research on Pile Foundations”, at the Department of Earthquake Engineering, IIT Roorkee, Roorkee on July 25, 2006.
  • Dr. Rajesh Dhakal, University of Canterbury Christchurch, New Zealand delivered a lecture on “Structural Design for Earthquake Resistance: Past, Present and Future”, at the Department of Earthquake Engineering, IIT Roorkee, Roorkee on Dec 21, 2006.

 

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  Year 2014-2015